31-year-old woman, three teenagers in southbound I-55 crash
Posted on Monday, December 14th, 2020
FAIRMONT, IL – A 31-year-old woman and three teenagers were injured in a crash on southbound I-55 early Saturday morning.
According to 5 On Your Side News, a 31-year-old woman was fleeing the Madison Police Department at a traffic stop. She lost control of her Dodge as she was traveling onto southbound I-55 from Illinois 203.
Her vehicle went off the road and struck a concrete median. The impact spun the car and caused it collided with a GMC. Police report the GMC overturned.
Three teenagers, ages 15, 16 and 17, sustained various injuries and were transported to a hospital. The driver of the Dodge also sustained injuries and was transported to a local hospital.
Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.
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